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The Latest: Olympic medal thrown into Dutch crowd injures 2

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 10:28pm

The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local):

Gasser outduels Anderson for gold in women's Big Air

Will Graves, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 10:18pm

Anna Gasser grew up wanting to be a gymnast, making it all the way to the Austrian national team before life took her in another direction. She didn't even start snowboarding until she was 18, drawn not by the lure of the Olympics but of simply challenging herself to push higher, go farther and become more than just some gymnast who gave snowboarding a shot.

Vonn leads, Shiffrin in mix after downhill leg of combined

Pat Graham, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 10:16pm

The first — and likely only — Olympic race between Lindsey Vonn and American teammate Mikaela Shiffrin will go down to the wire.

What to watch from Pyeongchang on Day 13 of the Olympics

Magan Crane, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 10:00pm

After weather forced a compressed schedule and a doping scandal hit the staid world of curling, competition is heating up in Pyeongchang. We're here to help figure out what to watch on Thursday. (All times Eastern.)

A big night for NBC, led again by Lindsey Vonn

David Bauder, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 9:58pm

Highlights from media coverage of the Pyeongchang Olympics:

Perfect strategy behind USA's historic cross-country gold

Steve Reed, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 9:54pm

Jessica Diggins' strategy couldn't have worked any better.

First Person: How Pyeongchang might feel to a North Korean

Eric Talmadge, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 9:42pm

What's it like to wake up in North Korea one day and South Korea the next?

Russian curler to return Olympic medal over failed drug test

James Ellingworth, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 9:42pm

Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitsky will give back his Olympic bronze medal after failing a drug test at the Pyeongchang Games, a spokeswoman for the Russian Curling Federation told state TV on Thursday.

Marcel Hirscher plans to chase elusive Olympic slalom gold

Graham Dunbar, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 9:18pm

Now it is clear exactly how much it hurts Marcel Hirscher not to have an OIympic title in slalom.

Russian rivals almost certain to decide women's gold medal

Barry Wilner and James Ellingworth, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 8:34pm

A true figure skating rivalry requires surpassing skills, intriguing back stories, and significant rewards on the line. Throw in a friendship, and Russians Evgenia Medvedeva and Alina Zagitova hit all the marks — just as they do on the ice.

Kristoffersen leads 1st run of Olympic slalom; Hirscher out

Graham Dunbar, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 8:12pm

Henrik Kristoffersen took advantage of rival Marcel Hirscher skiing out to lead the first run of the Olympic men's slalom on Thursday.

Late Utah Olympic bobsledder’s family at Games to help raise money for son's foundation

Alex Cabrero, KSL TV  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 7:00pm

A foundation in late U.S. bobsledder Steven Holcomb’s name seeks to help raise money for others who need vision operation.

The perils of live microphones tripping up NBC's Olympics

David Bauder, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 5:48pm

Every two years, a miracle of technology unfolds: televising and streaming an Olympics with miles of cable, hundreds of cameras and producers who make split-second decisions on which pictures to beam halfway around the world.

Drought over: US women win 1st Olympic cross-country medal

Steve Reed, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 5:06pm

As she headed up the steepest, most grueling hill of her life in third place, Jessica Diggins thought to herself that just winning an Olympic medal was no longer good enough.

For Meyers Taylor, bobsled silver is sweeter this time

Tim Reynolds, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 4:44pm

Silver is sweeter this time for U.S. bobsledder Elana Meyers Taylor.

Report: Russian curler drops doping appeal; to return medal

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 4:26pm

Russian state TV reports that curler Alexander Krushelnitsky will give back his Olympic bronze medal after failing a drug test at the Pyeongchang Winter Games.

Less is more: Why the Olympics broadcast beats online

Anick Jesdanun, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 1:50pm

When it comes to the Olympics, too much choice can paralyze you with indecision. With five television channels, online streaming, virtual reality and Snapchat, where do you even start?

US women win bronze to end speedskating medal drought

Beth Harris, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 10:04am

Mia Manganello crossed the finish line, glanced at the videoboard and let out a yell.